Lacrosse signs Brooke Austin, age 8

James Sharpe, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015

Lights, cameras and nearly 100 people filled the East Gallery in Founders Hall as eight-year-old Brooke Austin signed to Guilford College’s women’s lacrosse team on October 7.

“They made me a member of the team,” said Austin in an interview with The Guilfordian. “I was very happy and made lots of new friends.”

Austin was paired with the women’s lacrosse team by Team IMPACT, which matches children with life-threatening and chronic illnesses with college teams across America.

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